Fedora 16 Update: vala-0.14.2-4.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2012-7827
2012-05-14 16:43:54
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Name        : vala
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 0.14.2
Release     : 4.fc16
URL         : http://live.gnome.org/Vala
Summary     : A modern programming language for GNOME
Description :
Vala is a new programming language that aims to bring modern programming
language features to GNOME developers without imposing any additional
runtime requirements and without using a different ABI compared to
applications and libraries written in C.

valac, the Vala compiler, is a self-hosting compiler that translates
Vala source code into C source and header files. It uses the GObject
type system to create classes and interfaces declared in the Vala source
code. It's also planned to generate GIDL files when gobject-
introspection is ready.

The syntax of Vala is similar to C#, modified to better fit the GObject
type system.

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Update Information:

Remove the workaround scriptlet for cleaning-up botched parallel installs; no longer needed and might conflict with the new vala-compat package
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ChangeLog:

* Sat May 12 2012 Michel Salim <salimma at fedoraproject.org> - 0.14.2-4
- Spec clean-ups
* Fri Apr  6 2012 Michel Salim <salimma at fedoraproject.org> - 0.14.2-3
- Disable coverage analysis, build-time paths get hard-coded
* Thu Apr  5 2012 Michel Salim <salimma at fedoraproject.org> - 0.14.2-2
- Update vala-mode.el to April 2011 release
- Fix registration of Vala alternatives
- Enable coverage analysis
- Drop redundant --enable-vapigen, it's now the default
* Sat Feb  4 2012 Michel Salim <salimma at fedoraproject.org> - 0.14.2-1
- Update to 0.14.2
- Support parallel installation with other Vala versions
* Mon Jan 30 2012 Michel Salim <salimma at fedoraproject.org> - 0.14.1-1
- Update to 0.14.1
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update vala' at the command line.
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available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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